HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Program Manager\Settings
|Data type||Range||Default value|
|REG_DWORD||0 | 1||0|
Stores the value of the Minimize On Use command on the Options menu in Program Manager. If the value of this entry is 1, Program Manager is minimized when you run an application.
|0||Program Manager is not minimized when you run another application. (The Minimize On Use command is not selected.)|
|1||Program Manager is minimized when you run another application. (The Minimize On Use command is selected.)|
This entry applies to Program Manager only; it does not affect Windows Explorer.